Social Justice

The civil rights martyr was memorialized on the shore of the Tallahatchie River in Mississippi, near where his body was discovered in 1955.
My marijuana use is somehow trendy and fun to talk about, while others are serving life sentences for weed-related crimes.
President Donald Trump vetoed a congressional effort to stop him from using emergency funds to build his border wall.
President Donald Trump's tax cuts for corporations and the rich accelerated inequality, two Berkeley economists write in a forthcoming book.
Steven Reed won the mayoral vote in the majority-Black city known as a flashpoint in the struggle for civil rights.
Some of the women have serious medical issues, and lawyers worry they could die in detention.
Frank Nucera of New Jersey spewed racist vitriol and called Donald Trump "the last hope for white people."
Subsidized Obamacare plans won't count, according to a White House proclamation.
During the Days of Awe -- the Jewish calendar's holiest season -- progressive Jews are advocating for the rights of undocumented immigrants.
Nebane Abienwi, 37, from Cameroon had a "hypertensive event," U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said.
Frank Nucera allegedly slammed a Black teen’s head on a door and regularly used racial slurs. His trial raises major questions about police oversight.
“Equality can’t wait, and no one in a position to act should either," the philanthropist wrote on Wednesday.
President Donald Trump reportedly suggested a series of brutal and illegal actions to prevent migrants from crossing the border.
The Mexican-American star discussed America's immigration crisis, telling the story of her own family's journey as undocumented immigrants.
The president has a history of using racist and violent rhetoric about migrants, arguing before that firing on rock-throwing migrants should be allowed.
In the historic cradle of the civil rights movement, Black residents of North Birmingham, Alabama, now bear the burden in the fight against pollution.
One woman has been denied cancer treatment for more than two months. Other detainees have attempted to kill themselves.